Paper Presentations

‘Happily Ever After?’: Austen’s Negotiating of the Norm through Infiltration and Inversion – presented at the Jane Austen Seminar Series at Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA (May 2018)

‘Killing Their Darlings’: American Directors Quentin Tarantino and Steve Oedekerk Remix Kung Fu Cinema – presented at the Asian Studies Capstone Project Presentations at Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA (May 2018)

Performing Human(e): The Personhood of Animals in Animation through Bakhtin and Bojack Horseman – presented at the Media Research Social Justice Undergraduate Conference, Allentown, PA (April 2018)

The Pursuit of the New Woman: Essential Femininity and the Isolated Victorian in George Egerton’s “A Little Gray Glove” – for the National Conference on Undergraduate Research, The University of Central Oklahoma (April 2018)

The Suburban Apocalypse: Heathers and Temporal Paralysis in Reagan’s America – presented at the Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association’s 28th Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA (November 2017)

(Do) We Know the Way: Reorienting Disney’s Departure from Othering in Moana – presented at Muhlenberg College’s Summer Research Grant Poster Fair, Allentown, PA (September 2017)